Three killed, 7 injured in car crash on Route 6

Three people were killed, including a 62-year-old man, in a car accident on Route 6 early Sunday morning. Nine people were injured in the accident, 3 of them critically. Four others are considered to be in serious condition and 2 were lightly hurt. The wounded were being treated at Asaf Harofe and Tel Hashomer. According to initial reports, one vehicle tried to perform an illegal u-turn and slammed into another vehicle near the Ben-Shemen tunnel.